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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Bad Timing Screening

Drawing Room    london bridge, southbank
12 Rich Estate, Crimscott Street
London SE1 5TE, United Kingdom
+44 207 394 5657
http://www.drawingroom.org.uk
November 19th 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Screening added 6 days ago

A Film Study Group screening of Bad Timing (1980). The film has been selected and will be introduced by David Austen, artist and co-curator of The Nakeds. - £6/£5 conc book here   [more]

Screening


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd David Austen, Jon Bird, Gemma Blackshaw, Simon Grant, Stewart Helm, Chantal Joffe: Figures of Expression & Transgression

Drawing Room    london bridge, southbank
12 Rich Estate, Crimscott Street
London SE1 5TE, United Kingdom
+44 207 394 5657
http://www.drawingroom.org.uk
November 10th 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Artist talk added 6 days ago

A seminar exploring contemporary artists’ representation of the naked body. Speakers include David Austen, Jon Bird, Gemma Blackshaw, Simon Grant, Stewart Helm and Chantal Joffe. - £18/£16 conc./£14.40 network members book here   [more]

Artist talk


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Donna Huddleston: Figuring the Naked Body / Drawing from The Nakeds

Drawing Room    london bridge, southbank
12 Rich Estate, Crimscott Street
London SE1 5TE, United Kingdom
+44 207 394 5657
http://www.drawingroom.org.uk
October 30th 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Workshop added 6 days ago

A Making Study Group led by artist Donna Huddleston. Explore different ways of figuring the naked body inspired by works in The Nakeds exhibition. - £17/£27 for both Figuring the Naked Body sessions book here   [more]

Workshop


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Donna Huddleston: Figuring the Naked Body/ Drawing from Life

Drawing Room    london bridge, southbank
12 Rich Estate, Crimscott Street
London SE1 5TE, United Kingdom
+44 207 394 5657
http://www.drawingroom.org.uk
October 23rd 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Workshop added 6 days ago

A Making Study Group led by artist Donna Huddleston. A life model will strike a range of vibrant and surprising poses to instigate personal responses to the naked body. - £17/£27 for both Figuring the Naked Body sessions book here   [more]

Workshop


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Performance: Drift: Collective Reading & Forensics

Whitechapel Gallery    whitechapel
77-82 Whitechapel High Street
London E1 7QX, United Kingdom
44 020 75227888
http://www.whitechapelgallery.org
October 9th 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Reading added 6 days ago

The French-Norwegian writer Caroline Bergvall investigates how writing, reading and listening can be understood within the context of visual art, through a series of events and online interventions exploring language and performance. For her first event, Caroline Bergvall launches her book Drift, with an evening of collective readings and conversations with invited poets. Supported by the Royal Norwegi...   [more]

Reading


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Between light and screen: The magical world of Turkish shadow theatre

The British Museum    holborn, covent garden
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
http://www.britishmuseum.org/
May 23rd - September 28th
added 7 days ago

A small fabric screen lit from behind was the stage upon which a number of characters emerged to perform sketches and plays that entertained and delighted audiences. These characters were made of coloured animal skin, and were moved and given voice by a master puppeteer. Yet they seemed to have a life of their own and filled the screen with their lively and often comic personalities. Shadow theatre...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Germany: Memories of a Nation

The British Museum    holborn, covent garden
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
http://www.britishmuseum.org/
October 16th - January 25th, 2015
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This exhibition will examine elements of German history from the past 600 years in the context of the fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago. From the Renaissance to reunification and beyond, the show will use objects to investigate the complexities of addressing a German history which is full of both triumphs and tragedies. Navigate through Germany’s many political changes – from the Hol...   [more]

Opening: October 16th   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Pilgrims, healers and wizards: Buddhism and religious practices in Burma and Thailand

The British Museum    holborn, covent garden
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
http://www.britishmuseum.org/
October 2nd - January 11th, 2015
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Featuring objects from the 18th century to the present, this exhibition shows the variety of religious practices in Burma (Myanmar) and Thailand, and how Buddhism, spirit worship, divination and other activities interact. Western views of Buddhism in the 19th and early 20th centuries presented it as an austere, monolithic religion focused on meditation and nirvana, the escape from the cycles of rebirth....   [more]

Opening: October 2nd   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Francisco de Goya, Albrecht Dürer, Edward Burne-Jones, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Eugene Delacroix: Witches and Wicked Bodies

The British Museum    holborn, covent garden
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
http://www.britishmuseum.org/
September 25th - January 11th, 2015
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This exhibition will examine the portrayal of witches and witchcraft in art from the Renaissance to the end of the 19th century. It will feature prints and drawings by artists including Dürer, Goya, Delacroix, Burne-Jones and Dante Gabriel Rossetti, alongside classical Greek vessels and Renaissance maiolica. Efforts to understand and interpret seemingly malevolent deeds – as well apportion bl...   [more]

Opening: September 25th   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Albrecht Dürer: Dürer’s Paper Triumph: The Arch of the Emperor Maximilian

The British Museum    holborn, covent garden
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
http://www.britishmuseum.org/
September 11th - November 16th
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Explore the enormous and elaborate triumphal arch by Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) – one of the largest and most ambitious prints ever produced. Celebrated German artist Dürer and his team designed this dense and spectacular image on 195 woodblocks which took three years to cut and print, between 1515 and 1518. It was commissioned by the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I (r. 1486&...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd The landscape in contemporary photography: From the sublime to the ridiculous

Tate Modern    london bridge, southbank
Bankside
London SE1 9TG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7887 8888
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/
November 19th 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lecture added 7 days ago

This panel brings together international photographers and curators working in landscape photography to discuss how landscape is portrayed in contemporary photography, from the creation of images that document man-made changes to our environment, to imagining worlds and views that range from the sublime, to the terrifying and ridiculous. Landscape is one of the richest and most enduring genres in ph...   [more]

Lecture


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Radio Benjamin: Live Now

Tate Modern    london bridge, southbank
Bankside
London SE1 9TG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7887 8888
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/
November 5th 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lecture added 7 days ago

Walter Benjamin (1892–1940) is best known for his pioneering work on technology, culture and art, making enduring contributions to aesthetic theory and Western Marxism. It is less known, that from 1927 to 1933, Benjamin wrote and presented more than 80 broadcasts over the new medium of radio and the surviving transcripts are gathered for the first time in English in a book titled Radio Benjamin....   [more]

Lecture


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Wangechi Mutu: In Conversation: Wangechi Mutu

Tate Modern    london bridge, southbank
Bankside
London SE1 9TG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7887 8888
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/
October 9th 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Artist talk added 7 days ago

Wangechi Mutu is one of the most exciting and inventive contemporary artists working today. Join us for a riveting and candid conversation charting the artist’s career to date via her varied sources of inspiration, rarely-seen sketchbooks and insights into new directions in her practice, including her current exploration of the possibilities of printmaking, mythology and more. The Kenyan-bor...   [more]

Artist talk


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Zaha Hadid and Suprematism

Tate Modern    london bridge, southbank
Bankside
London SE1 9TG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7887 8888
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/
October 8th 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM
Lecture added 7 days ago

An evening of discussion between multiple award-winning architect Zaha Hadid and Achim Borchardt-Hume, Head of Exhibitions at Tate Modern and curator of Malevich. Considering Hadid’s concept of architecture and its relationship to space and the city, this conversation reflects on Malevich’s Architektons, as well as other works of Suprematism, as formative inspiration for her own practic...   [more]

Lecture


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd David Batchelor: Artist's Talk: The Story of the Un-Square Square

Tate Modern    london bridge, southbank
Bankside
London SE1 9TG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7887 8888
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/
October 1st 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Artist talk added 7 days ago

David Batchelor’s work comprises three-dimensional structures, photographs and drawings, mostly related to a long term interest in colour and urbanism. To coincide with the Malevich exhibition at Tate Modern, Batchelor hosts his talk The Story of the Un-Square Square. Discussing his personal response to the paintings of Kazimir Malevich, Batchelor looks at the artist’s rather irregular use of regular forms, at the small group of ab...   [more]

Artist talk


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd TV as Material

Tate Modern    london bridge, southbank
Bankside
London SE1 9TG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7887 8888
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/
September 26th - September 28th
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Artists and television have a rich history of dialogue and exchange from early broadcast experiments and collaborations to interventions and artist-run television projects. This weekend will explore the ways in which TV has been used as a material by artists with newly produced contemporary works and rare historical projects. It will feature the London premiere of BBC Arts and LUX commission...   [more]



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